George Byron Deputy sports editor & rugby writer

George Byron is the rugby writer and deputy sports editor for The Herald and Weekend Post. He won the national Vodacom Superjourno of the Year award in 2013 for his coverage of Super Rugby. He is a previous sports editor of the Evening Post, Weekend Post and Herald.

Brutal forward battle looms at Loftus

Rugby

With Springboks Arno Botha and Trevor Nyakane giving his team added muscle, Bulls coach Jake White says it will the ...

Bosch ready for Loftus kicking duel

Rugby

Sarks flyhalf Curwin Bosch is looking  forward to his duel against experienced Bulls playmaker Morne Steyn in a crunch ...

Bok camps come first, says Sharks coach

Rugby

National interest will come first as SA’s Rainbow Cup teams face the disruption of being weakened by key players being ...

EP switch focus to First Division kickoff

Rugby

EP have just under a month left to ramp up preparations for the start of the Currie Cup First Division which kicks off ...

Stormers must step up mentally, coach says

Rugby

That is the view of Stormers head coach John Dobson when he reflected on disappointing home defeats to the Bulls and ...

EP narrowly fail in bid for Premier Division status

Rugby

Eastern Province’s bid to play in the top tier Currie Cup Premier Division failed when rugby bosses narrowly voted ...

Bulls must reduce penalty count, says Jake

Rugby

Reducing the penalty count against themsleves will be a focus area for the Bulls when they prepare to face the unbeaten ...

Rademan bidding for EP Currie Cup coup

Rugby

Tough negotiations are on the cards at Tuesday’s SA Rugby annual meeting when EP Rugby president Andre Rademan makes a ...

Missed chances fatal for Lions, says coach

Rugby

Missed opportunities proved fatal for the Lions when they slumped to a  34-26 loss to the Sharks in Durban, coach Ivan ...

EP Rugby boss Rademan calls for truce after win

Rugby

It was a landslide victory for Rademan who trounced his presidential opponent Vernon Stuurman by 130 votes to 54 at the ...

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